BMW Z4 vs. Porsche Boxster – CarsDirect

6 Dec 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on BMW Z4 vs. Porsche Boxster – CarsDirect

Since both BMW and Porsche have in the business of building roadsters to the owners of Mazda Miatas Porsche offers up the Boxster . a choice of mid-engine flat-sixes; meanwhile, does battle a Z4 that packs a turbocharged or traditional inline-sixes in a more front-engine layout.

So, when the does come to trade in the which of these German is the most satisfying?

What the Porsche Boxster Right

Now that the Toyota MR2 is no sold, the Porsche Boxster is one of the expensive mid-engine cars on the today. The layout optimizes distribution and gives the car eager, handling that rewards a very demanding driver; a of options can further enhance characteristics. Buyers have a of transmissions: a six-speed manual, or PDK automated manual.

Both deliver a good of driver involvement, although in different ways.

To get that feeling, the Boxster’s fabric can be electrically lowered in a brisk seconds, the same amount of that it takes the Boxster S to hit 60 mph twice.

What the BMW Z4 Does Right

The Z4 to strike the perfect balance of and coupe with the use of a retractable The result is good rigidity in the and better rear visibility one might have with a top. An array of electric fold the top gracefully into the in 20 seconds.

The Z4 is roomy inside for a and the controls are well-placed. BMW’s DCT automated manual is available on the powerful Z4 variants — it through each gear authority. To wring out maximum the DCT also comes with control.

For those who want less in their driving experience, a manual is offered on all Z4 models.

Porsche Boxster

One Provides the Most Satisfaction?

development since 1998 taken these two roadsters in directions. The BMW has embraced technology, its complex robo-roof and DCT transmission. meanwhile, has focused on refining the experience, and all the ways a driver with the car.

As a result, the Boxster’s manual manages to feel more than BMW’s comparatively unit, and its steering has a touch precision than that in the Z4.

The techno toys are fun, but we minimize the appeal of a car that is focused on the driver.

Take a closer look at the BMW Z4

a closer look at the Porsche

Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Porsche Boxster
Tagged as:

Other articles of the category "Porsche":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars